Amphibians such as frogs and toads are cold-blooded animals that metamorphose from a juvenile water-breathing form, to an adult air-breathing form. Amphibians are superficially similar to reptiles. Reptiles such as snakes, lizards, crocodiles are air-breathing whose skin is usually covered in scales.
Wednesday, February 3, 2010
Reptile (6) - Many-lined Sun Skink
Skinks are characterised by their smooth scaled skins and small legs. The Many-lined Sun skink is the most common skink species in Singapore. They are usually found basking in the sun along forest tracks.